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The Best Botswana Safaris

Tailor Made Safaris & Vacation Holidays in Botswana


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Botswana is one of southern Africa’s most beautiful countries, particularly if you love wildlife and luxurious safaris. Experience Botswana safaris and see a world of wild nature and memorable wildlife encounters.

The Okavango Delta, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is the highlight of any Botswana safari: a lush oasis in the middle of the Kalahari desert, where means and clear lakes thread through a maze of woodland and rivers.

Travel through this enchanting delta on all kinds of game drives, traditional dugout canoe trips (known as mokoro cruises) and guided walks. Chobe National Park, home to the world’s largest elephant herds, is also well worth a visit, with its excellent Buffaloes, hippo and Antelope populations.

Also a must-see, are the stunning boat safaris (river cruises) on the Chobe River as elephant families swim and play in the water, framed by breath-taking sunsets and sunrises. Botswana safaris are also a great way to explore the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans, an unusual and beautiful place full of strange desert animals, and the strange silence of this huge, empty place will stay in your memory forever.

Luxury safaris in Botswana is unique because it has many highly exclusive lodges, amazing wildlife and extremely dedicated conservation efforts.


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3-Day Botswana Safari: Okavango Delta Exploration This concise 3-day Botswana safari offers participants a glimpse


6-Day Botswana Safari: Chobe, Savuti, and Moremi Exploration This comprehensive 6-day Botswana safari offers participants


7-Day Zimbabwe and Botswana Safari: Victoria Falls, Chobe, and Okavango Delta This comprehensive 7-day safari


8-Day Botswana Safari: Central Kalahari, Okavango Delta, and Kwando Concession This comprehensive 8-day Botswana safari


5-Day Botswana Safari: Okavango Delta and Moremi Game Reserve This concise 5-day Botswana safari offers


9-Day Botswana Safari: Moremi Game Reserve, Okavango Delta, and Central Kalahari This comprehensive 9-day Botswana

Best Things To Do in Botswana

Botswana Wildlife safaris

Botswana is known for its fantastic wildlife, and going on a game drive is a must-do experience. The country is home to two of Africa’s great parks famous for game-viewing: the Chobe National Park and the Okavango Delta. All the Big Five (lions, leopards, elephants, rhinos, and buffalo) abound in Botswana, as well as various other mammals. There are over 120,000 elephants in the Chobe, making it the largest elephant population in the world. The Okavango Delta, in contrast, is home to a great variety of animals, with the Moremi Game Reserve boasting excellent predators (lions, cheetahs and wild dogs, the most lethal of all) – the Moremi Game Reserve is one of the few places that has more than 30 per cent of the entire continental wild dog population.

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Boat Ride in Botswana Okavango Delta

This delta is a kind of inland river delta with a surface area of around 15,000 square kilometres. Travellers will often take a boating cruise or a mokoro ride. The mokoro is a dugout canoe that the guide pushes through the shallow waters with a long pole. On a mokoro trip through the delta, passengers can enjoy the serenity of the delta surrounded by all kinds of bird species, like the African fish eagle and the malachite kingfisher – or they can simply enjoy the silent serenity as they drift down the water. The Okavango Delta is home to 400-plus species of birds, so it is a paradise for birdwatchers.

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FAQs about Safaris in Botswana

To sum up, It is hard to give a general cost of Botswana Safari but we could narrow our view to say that the price is flexible, depending on the seasons, the length of your stay, the type of accommodation and the itinerary. As an average, Botswana Safari prices range from $400 to $1,500 per person per night depending on the food, beverage, accommodation, activities, transportation and tipping.Cheaper safari cost Botswana starts from $400 to $700. Average price of mediocre safari in Botswana goes for $700 to $1,000, whereas the luxuriant Botswana’s price is not less than $1,000 per person per night.On one hand, What we see on above our tourism contributes approximately 4.5% to Botswana’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP).

Botswana knows no geographical extremes, no high plateaus, nor any great depths. Simply it is one of the most amazing and untouched places on Earth. Botswana hosts 13 per cent of Africa’s elephant population, the largest anywhere, and the remaining and main portion of about 130,000, the highest population density of elephants on the continent. Most of the other large carnivores are also found here, such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, wild dogs and hyenas, as well as a large population of buffalo, along with many smaller grazers and browsers such as giraffes, zebras and a myriad of antelope species. For birdwatchers, Botswana is paradise, having broken the 500-species barrier.


There are various safari destinations in Botswana. First of all, one of the popular destinations is Okavango Delta, which is on the Unesco World Heritage list. This place is very attractive due to a number of animal species, as well as a quantity of vegetation. A trip to Chobe National Park, where elephant herds are the most numerous, is also highly desirable. Moremi Game Reserve in the Okavango Delta is the great place to see a big cat. The Kalahari Desert offers an unusual safari experience – a combination of safari and desert, where the wildlife of these two places are generally well-adapted to both surroundings. Botswana has 45 protected areas, which is a large number if we take into account that the total area of the land constitutes almost 582,000 km2, while the area of protected areas is 210,567 km2, making about 37% of the country’s territory.

The dry season which is from May to Octobor is the best time to go for Botswana Safari. that is with the period, all animals will have gathered round water side to elminate thirst. Most of the famous wildlife spread out when graining season to good for rape harvest menace. The peak of the season is from Jul to Oct., as in this time the Okavango Delta will be flooded, and lot of wildlife will be attracted there at that time. The rainfall in Botswana is 400-500mm on annual, with most part happening in November to March.